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  1. an agricultural people of central Kenya, renowned as traders and woodcarvers.
  2. the Bantu language of the Kamba.
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Examples from the Web for kamba

Historical Examples

  • The Governor, Kamba Bombo, is here, and invites you to-day to a feast in his tent.

    From Pole to Pole

    Sven Anders Hedin

  • Late in the evening Kamba Tsenam came sneaking into my tent.

  • The Kazi (or headman) of Kamba Baji was our friend from the first.

    To Lhassa at Last

    Powell Millington

  • If I step on Kamba it will be lost in the sea, and Muaimbila shall rise to the sky.

    The Fijians

    Basil Thomson

  • Instances of this tenure are to be found in Kamba and Nambua.

    The Fijians

    Basil Thomson